First Friday art walk in Ashland

New exhibits highlight the First Friday art walk in Ashland's downtown and Railroad District. The monthly art walk will be from 5 to 8 p.m.

Art walk maps are available at the galleries and Ashland Chamber of Commerce. Visitors will find opportunities to meet the artists, watch art demonstrations, hear live music and enjoy refreshments at some of the galleries.

Check the following listings for details. Please note that some galleries will be closed during the event.

The following galleries are members of the Ashland Gallery Association:

ART & SOUL GALLERY

247 E. Main St. 541-488-9006 or www.artandsoulgallery.com.

"Takes Three to Tangle," watermedia artists Betty Barss, Linda Boutacoff and Charlotte Peterson will display ZenTangles, a drawing style that uses structured patterns to increase focus and creativity.

ASHLAND ART CENTER

357 E. Main St. 541-482-2772 or www.ashlandartcenter.org.

"Natural Inspirations," paintings and monoprints by Pam Haunschild.

ASHLAND ART WORKS

291 Oak St. 541-488-4735 or www.ashlandartworks.com.

A variety of artwork and handmade gifts by 16 local artists, including new member, textile artist Stefanie Moss.

Ashland Painters Union

271/2; N. Main St., No. 2. 541-621-7767 or www.ashlandpaintersunion.org.

Oil paintings by Julian Bell and floral paintings by Sarah F. Burns.

GALLERIE KARON

500 A St. 541-482-9008.

Celebrate Chinese New Year - The Year of the Horse. Visit the market places of the eastern world with work by 24 artists and photographers.

HANSON HOWARD GALLERY

89 Oak St. 541-488-2562 or www.hansonhowardgallery.com.

"Judy and the Beasts," paintings by Judy Howard and beastly ceramics by Julia Janeway.

HOUSTON'S CUSTOM FRAMING AND FINE ART

270 E. Main St. 541-482-1983 or www.houstoncustomframing.com.

Works by Sarah Waldron, Thomas M. Houston, Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan and others.

ILLAHE STUDIOS AND GALLERY

215 Fourth St. 541-488-5072 or www.illahegallery.com.

Works by 11 local artists for the Year of the Horse.

NIMBUS

25 E. Main St. 541-482-3621 or www.clubnimbus.net.

Pottery by Patrick Horsley.

PHOTOGRAPHERS' GALLERY IN THE ASHLAND ART CENTER

357 E. Main St. 541-301-5975 or www.ashlandphotographersgallery.com.

PUSH ART GALLERY

274 Fourth St., Suite 1. 360-393-2145 or www.pushartashland.com.

Abstract and contemporary art including sculpture, photography and paper media.

Associate members of the Ashland Gallery Association include:

BELLE FIORE ESTATE & WINERY

955 Dead Indian Memorial Road. 541-488-9765.

Vibrant and abstract watercolors by Deanna St. Martin.

CREEKSIDE PIZZA BISTRO

92 N. Main St. 541-482-4131 or www.creeksidepizza.com.

ENOTECA BY EDENVALE

17 N. Main St. 541-482-3377 or www.edenvalleyorchards.com.

FAMILY MASSAGE EDUCATION CENTER

1081 E. Main St. 541-482-3567 or www.hellofmec.com.

Pen, ink and watercolor drawings by Carolee Buck.

HANNON LIBRARY

1250 Siskiyou Blvd. (on the Southern Oregon University campus). 541-552-6816 or www.hannonlib.sou.edu.

"Matematica," Nina Reynolds explores art as "hard science."


HILL STATION

287 Fourth St. www.hillstationashland.com.

Oil paintings by Eve Golden-Fields.

LINDY KEHOE GALLERY

296 E. Main St. (inside Hemporium). 541-482-3350.

Lindy Kehoe will unveil her new painting, "The Dream Portal" and puppeteer Jacob Young will entertain as Professor Mucknecter. Live music by Kalpataru Tree.

LIQUID ASSETS WINE BAR

96 N. Main St. 541-482-9463 or www.liquidassetswinebar.com.

Photography by Joseph Linaschke and George Martin as well as paintings by Keith Johnson.

PELTON HOUSE

228 B St. 541-488-7003 or www.peltonhouse.com.

Wildlife photography by Dan Elster.

Salame Restaurant

47 N. Main St., Ashland. 541-708-5881 or www.salameashland.com.

WATERSTONE SALON

14 S. First St. 541-488-3700 or www.waterstonesalon.com.

Photography by Gail Colbern.

WEISINGER Family Winery

3150 Siskiyou Blvd. 541-488-5989 or www.weisingers.com.

Paintings by Jerry Simon.

Working studio members:

BACKROADS STUDIO

161 Fourth St. 541-482-3672 or www.backroadsproductions.com.

Sculptures and marble, stonecut prints by Harriet Greene, and illustrations and a new series of ocean photography by Martin Goldman.

GATHERING GLASS STUDIO

322 N. Pioneer St. 541-488-4738 or www.gatheringglass.com.

Glassworks and demonstrations by Keith Gabor, Scott Carlson and Jeff Addicott.

JEGA GALLERY AND SCULPTURE GARDEN

625 A St. 541-488-2474 or www.jega4art.com.

STUDIO A.B.

621 A St. 541-482-2253, www.babayard.com or www.anndisalvo.com.

Digital works by Bruce Bayard, and drawings by Ann DiSalvo.


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